Strelitzia

Imagine an exotic world of Strelitzia! This flower will display a bewitching vibe to your floral design. Strelitzia is also known as Bird of Paradise and will add a tropical touch to your exotic floral arrangement. Holex offers high-quality Strelitzia.

Origin
Strelitzia reginae, as the flower is officially called, belongs to the family of Strelitziaceae and is native to South Africa. This flower is often called ‘’bird of paradise” Another name for this flower is ‘’Crane Flower’’, due to the shape of this flower. The flower was named Strelitzia in honor to the Duchess of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. A truly fitting name since also in Latin, “reginae” means “Queen.”

Symbolism
Strelitzia symbolizes freedom, joy, immortality, and paradise. The Strelitzia adds some profound meanings to your floral design such as faithfulness, love, and thoughtfulness. This flower is the official flower to give on your 9th wedding anniversary. Good to know that when giving this flower it stands symbol for upcoming adventure and exploration.

Colors, Shapes, and Availability
This flower is the quintessential tropical flower you need for the summer. The vibrant orange-colored petals of this flower magnificently brighten your floral design. The blue shade of this flower truly makes exotic for your tropical floral designs. Strelitzia is also available in a yellow variety called Yellow Josephine. This variety is available for a short period each year, so make sure to contact your account manager for availability.

List of Varieties
• Yellow Josephine
• Strelitzia

Design Suggestions
Strelitzia, Bird of Paradise, looks exotic with Anthurium Arena, Amaryllis Mont Blanc, and Heliconia. Combine these high-quality tropical flowers with Strelitzia for a tropical summer look.

Shop Care Tips
Cut the stems diagonally and place the flowers in a vase with clean water. The water level in the vase should be good if most of the stems are submerged.